This job expired on 27 September 2023

  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    27 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    14 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Full time: Full time Deputy Headteacher role

Contract type


Pay scale

L20-L24 £70,733 - £78,010 (September 2023 pay award pending)

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will be an excellent teacher, inspiring leader and team player with the ability to think strategically, analytically and creatively to ensure their vision, and that of the schools’ are accomplished successfully.

This role is a key leadership role within an outstanding school and sixth form. The successful candidate will have a passion to lead the pastoral team, safeguarding, attendance, behaviour and attitudes to learning. Exceptional leadership skills are, however more important to us than prior leadership of this specific area.

What the school offers its staff

We offer excellent CPD within a supportive culture that is constantly seeking to improve learners’ experience, attainment and progress with the opportunity to teach students with a thirst for learning. Benefits include the Westfield Health Cash Plan including an Employee Assistance Programme and a cycle to work scheme.

Further details about the role

Kings Norton Girls’ School and Sixth Form is an OFSTED outstanding school and one of the top comprehensives in the country. We are proud of our vibrant, socially, ethnically and culturally diverse school which lies in the heart of our community and is highly regarded locally.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an exceptional senior leader to join Kings Norton Girls’ School and Sixth Form. KNGS is an outstanding Single Academy Trust, a non-selective girls’ school with a co-education sixth form. We strive to “open a world of opportunities” for our students enabling them to demonstrate respect and courage in order to flourish. We are exceptionally proud of the excellent academic progress our students make, but equally proud of our pastoral care and the school’s calm and purposeful environment which enables all our students, to be articulate, respectful, independent, caring and socially accomplished young people who flourish.

The school is committed to safeguarding children and the post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. Should you wish to discuss this opportunity ahead of making an application, please contact Mrs Nicola Raggett, Headteacher, via her PA Mrs Denise Wilson on 0121 675 1305 or dwilson@kngs.co.uk We welcome visits to the school but only up until the deadline date for applications.

Applications can be made by submitting your completed form which will include your supporting statement (this should not exceed 1200 words) it is not necessary to submit a covering letter. The form can be submitted through the TES portal or by emailing the Headteacher’s PA, Denise Wilson dwilson@kngs.co.uk. We do not accept CV applications, only those submitted on the KNGS application form will be considered.

Interview dates: Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd October 2023

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding children and all posts advertised are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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About Kings Norton Girls' School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1073 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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KNGS and Sixth Form is an OFSTED outstanding secondary school and one of the top comprehensives in the country. Our school lies in the heart of our community and is highly regarded locally.

Arranging a visit to Kings Norton Girls' School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email dwilson@kngs.co.uk.

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